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Wages of Destruction: The Making and Breaking of the Nazi War Economy

September 25, 2015

The Making and Breaking of the Nazi War Economy - Presented by Adam Tooze: Director, The European Institute, Columbia University
Adam Tooze (born in 1967) is a British historian and was Reader in Modern European Economic History at the University of Cambridge and professor at Yale University. In 2002, he was awarded a Philip Leverhulme Prize for Modern History. As of Summer 2015, he is a professor of history at Columbia University.  After graduating in economics from Cambridge, Tooze studied at FU Berlin before moving to LSE for a doctorate in economic history.  He is currently best known for his economic study of the Third Reich, The Wages of Destruction, which was one of the winners of the Wolfson History Prize for 2006.

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